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  • Three Players, One Coach Ejected in Red Sox – Yankees Brawl

    Three Players, One Coach Ejected in Red Sox – Yankees Brawl

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB April 11, 2018 at 11:45 pm 0 comments

    It appears the bad blood in what was once baseball’s most intense rivalry is back. The benches cleared twice in Wednesday night’s game at Fenway Park between the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox, and Yankees designated hitter Tyler Austin was in the middle of everything. During the second […]

     
  • Yankees Place CC Sabathia, Brandon Drury on DL

    Yankees Place CC Sabathia, Brandon Drury on DL

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB April 7, 2018 at 11:04 pm 0 comments

    The New York Yankees placed starting pitcher CC Sabathia on the 10-day disabled list Saturday, one day after he left a game against the Baltimore Orioles early due to a hip injury. Sabathia will be joined on the 10-day DL by third baseman Brandon Drury, who also came out of […]

     
  • Shohei Otani Homers in His Third Straight Game

    Shohei Otani Homers in His Third Straight Game

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB April 6, 2018 at 11:47 pm 0 comments

    Los Angeles Angels rookie Shohei Ohtani hit his third homer of the season Friday night in his first at-bat against the Oakland Athletics. The two-way star from Japan crushed a 93 mph, two-seam fastball from A’s starter Daniel Gossett to left-center, a 449-foot solo shot onto the fake rocks up […]

     
  • Mets Icon Rusty Staub, Dies at Age 73

    Mets Icon Rusty Staub, Dies at Age 73

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB March 30, 2018 at 11:59 pm 0 comments

    Rusty Staub, the orange-haired outfielder who became a huge hit with baseball fans in two countries during an All-Star career that spanned 23 major league seasons, died Thursday. He was 73. He died after an illness in a hospital in West Palm Beach, Florida — hours before the start of […]

     
  • Jake Arrieta Signs Three-Year Deal With Philadelphia Phillies

    Jake Arrieta Signs Three-Year Deal With Philadelphia Phillies

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB March 11, 2018 at 11:01 pm 0 comments

    The Philadelphia Phillies and free-agent right-hander Jake Arrieta have agreed to a three-year, $75 million contract. Arrieta can opt out of the deal after two seasons, but the Phillies can void that opt-out clause if they first trigger a two-year extension to make the pact a five-year deal, according to […]

     
  • Corey Dickerson Traded From Rays to Pirates

    Corey Dickerson Traded From Rays to Pirates

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB February 22, 2018 at 11:19 pm 0 comments

    The Pittsburgh Pirates acquired All-Star outfielder Corey Dickerson from the Tampa Bay Rays in exchange for pitcher Daniel Hudson, minor league infielder Tristan Gray and cash considerations, it was announced Thursday. The Rays are obligated to pay about $1 million of Dickerson’s $5.95 million salary for 2018. Dickerson, 28, hit […]

     
  • Carlos Gomez Signs One-Year Deal With Tampa Bay Rays

    Carlos Gomez Signs One-Year Deal With Tampa Bay Rays

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB February 21, 2018 at 11:54 pm 0 comments

    The Tampa Bay Rays have agreed to a one-year, $4 million deal with outfielder Carlos Gomez, MLB.com reported Wednesday. Gomez, who turned 32 in December, appeared in 105 games for Texas last season and was the primary center fielder after All-Star Ian Desmond left in free agency. Gomez is expected […]

     
  • New York Yankees add Brandon Drury in Three-Team Trade

    New York Yankees add Brandon Drury in Three-Team Trade

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB February 20, 2018 at 11:34 pm 0 comments

    The New York Yankees have added another starting infield candidate, acquiring Brandon Drury in a three-team trade that also saw the Tampa Bay Rays send outfielder Steven Souza Jr. to the Arizona Diamondbacks. The Rays received second baseman prospect Nick Solak from the Yankees, and pitcher Anthony Banda and two […]

     
  • J.D. Martinez Signs Five-Year Deal With Boston Red Sox

    J.D. Martinez Signs Five-Year Deal With Boston Red Sox

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB February 19, 2018 at 11:29 pm 0 comments

    The Boston Red Sox have agreed to a five-year deal with J.D. Martinez, ending their stalemate with the free-agent slugger, a source told ESPN’s Pedro Gomez. The front-loaded deal is worth $110 million, with opt-out clauses after the second and third years, according to multiple reports. Martinez will be paid […]

     
  • Eric Hosmer Signs Seven-Year Deal With San Diego Padres

    Eric Hosmer Signs Seven-Year Deal With San Diego Padres

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB February 18, 2018 at 11:25 pm 0 comments

    The San Diego Padres and free-agent first baseman Eric Hosmer have agreed to an eight-year contract, according to ESPN and multiple reports. The deal is worth $144 million, which would be the largest in Padres franchise history, according to multiple reports. The deal was first reported Saturday night by the […]